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Turn Down the Volume: Michigan Researchers Advocate for Noise Reduction

A new report from the University of Michigan School of Public Health focuses on an often overlooked cause of serious illness and even death – environmental noise pollution. The article, written by Dr. Rick Neitzel, assistant professor of environmental health science, and colleague Ms. Monica Hammer, lays out a case for federal, state, and local officials to address noise pollution, an issue that impacts an estimated 104 million people.